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WD My Cloud NAS devices have hard-wired backdoor

JohnFen Silver badge

Re: it's the 21st century and they're still...

"It is not THEM (as WD). They are just shopping from the lowest bidder."

Technically true. However, in my view, if you've bought it put your name on it, and are selling it, then you're responsible for it whether you made it or not. WD is at fault here for, at a minimum, not properly vetting the device.

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